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About the object
Dated: 1780 Midlands or Northern England
An earthenware slipware circular dish made during the late 18th century in the Midlands or Northern England.The dish has a plain rim and decorated on a dark brown ground with a trailing cream-colored slip.The lead glaze is in remarkably fine condition.
Diameter: 10.75 inches
Current Condition: The dish is in very good condition with only typical minor wear related to and commensurate with age.
Provenance: Hugh Russell Collection England.
Literature: Page 13 figure 64 illustrates a similar dish in Leslie B.Grigsby reference book titled English Slip-Decorated Earthenware at Williamsburg published by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Virginia USA.